Travel Advisories

May 19 - 25, 2018

Interstate Highway Restrictions

Weekend

I-195 Hopkinton/Exeter: I-95 North and South, from Exit 3-Exit 5, alternating lane closures for construction, Sat. and Sun. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Ongoing Traffic Patterns

I-195 Providence: I-95 South, from Exit 19 (Eddy St.) to Exit 18, and I-95 North, from Exit 18 (Thurbers Ave.) to Exit 20 (Point St.), lanes shifted to the right for construction through Summer 2018.

Providence/East Providence: I-195 West and East, from the Washington Bridge to the Mass. line, lane shifts in place.

Overnight

I-195 Cranston/Providence: I-95 North and South, from Exit 16 to Exit 20, alternating lane closures for construction, Sun.-Wed. nights from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Exeter/Richmond: I-95 South and North, from Exit 5 to Rte. 3, one lane open for construction, Sun.-Tues. nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Johnston:
I-295 North and South, from Exit 9 to Exit 12, left lane closures for construction, Sun. night from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Johnston:
I-295 North, from Exit 9 to Exit 12, right lane closures for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

I-195 Pawtucket:
I-95 North and South, from Exit 28-Exit 30, lane and temporary ramp closures in a moving operation for milling, Sun.-Thurs. nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Expect delays.

I-195 Pawtucket:
I-95 North from Exit 30 to the Massachusetts state line, alternating lane closures for survey work, Sun.-Thurs. nights from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.

I-95 Providence: I-95 North, from Exit 18-Exit 20, left lane and shoulder closures for electrical work, Thurs. night from 9 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.

I-95 Providence: I-95 South, from I-195 to the Eddy St. overpass, two left lanes closed for bridge work, Mon. night from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m.

Providence:
I-195 West, from Exit 1A to the I-95 North merge, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tues. night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

I-195 Providence:
I-95 North, from Exit 19-Exit 20, and I-95 South, from Exit 19-Exit 18, alternating lane closures for a bridge inspection, Wed. and Thurs. nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

I-195 Warwick:
I-95 North, from Exit 8 to the Rte. 4 split, alternating lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Thurs. nights from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

I-195 Warwick: I-95 North and South, from Rte. 2 to Cowesett Rd. left lane closed for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day.

I-195 Warwick:
I-95 North and South, under Rte. 113, lane closures for bridge washing, Sun. and Mon. nights from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

I-195 Warwick:
I-95 North and South, under Rte. 5, lane closures for bridge washing, Tues. and Wed. nights from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

I-195 Warwick:
I-95 North and South, in between Rte. 5 and the Service Rd., lane closures for bridge washing, Thurs. night from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Warwick: I-295 South and North, from Exit 1 to I-95, right shoulder closures in a moving operation for drainage work, Mon. night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Weekday

I-195 Hopkinton/Exeter: I-95 North and South, from Exit 3-Exit 5, alternating lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri., from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Lincoln:
I-295 North and South, from Exit 18B- Exit 20, lane closures for a bridge inspection, Tues.-Thurs. from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

I-95 Providence: I-95 North, from Exit 16-Exit 18, left lane and shoulder closures for electrical work, Wed. from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

I-195 Providence
: I-95 North, from Exit 19-Exit 20, watch for an off-road crew for a bridge inspection, Mon. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

I-195 Warwick: I-95 North, from Exit 8 to the Service Rd. overpass, two right lanes and shoulder closures for pothole patching, Wed. from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Expect delays.

I-195 West Greenwich: I-95 North and South, from Exit 5A to Exit 5B, bridge work behind barrier and in median, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Ongoing Restriction

Johnston: I-295 North and South at Rte. 5 (Greenville Ave.) between Rte. 6 (Exit 9A and Exit 9B) and Rte. 44 (Exit 12A and 12B), right shoulder closures for construction, through Summer 2018.

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Other Limited Access Highway Restrictions

New Traffic Pattern

Providence: Motorists are experiencing various shoulder closures on Rte. 10 South between Westminster St. and Exit 5 (Union Ave.) for utility work through mid-June.

Overnight

Cranston/Warwick: Rte. 37 West, from Natick Ave. to Post Rd., lane, shoulder and temporary ramp closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Cumberland/North Smithfield:
Rte. 99 North and South, from Rte. 146 to Mendon Rd., and Rte. 146A, from Rte. 146 to Greenville Rd., watch for our crews in moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

North Kingstown/South Kingstown: Rte. 1 South and North, from Rte. 4 to the Wakefield exit, left lane closed in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Portsmouth:
Rte. 24 North and South, from just south of the Sakonnet River Bridge to Rte. 114, partial lane closures for construction, Sun.-Thurs. nights from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Westerly: Rte. 78 East and West, from Exit 5-Exit 3, lane and temporary ramp closures in a moving operation for sweeping, Mon. night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Weekday

Charlestown/Westerly: Rte. 1 North and South, from Prosser Trail to Shore Rd., partial left lane closures in a moving operation for mowing in the center median, Wed. from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cranston: Rte. 37 East, from Exit 2-Exit 4, right lane closed for a bridge inspection, Mon. and Tues. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

North Smithfield
: Rte. 104/Downtown Woonsocket exit to the Pound Hill Rd. exit, bridge work behind barrier, Mon.-Fri. from 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

South Kingstown: Rte. 1 North and South, from Succotash Rd. to the Charlestown town line, lane and shoulder closures in a moving operation for paving, Mon.-Fri. from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Expect delays.

South Kingstown/Charlestown: Rte. 1 North, from Prosser Trl. to Camp Fuller Rd., shoulder closures in a moving operation for mowing, Wed.-Fri. from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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Rte 6 Rte 10 Providence: Truck traffic is restricted to the right lane from the Westminster St. overpass over Rte. 10 South/Rte. 6 West to the Rte. 6/Rte. 10 interchange, and on Rte. 6 East at the Rte. 6/Rte. 10 interchange.

Rte 24 Tiverton/Portsmouth: Rte. 24 South at the Old Sakonnet River Bridge, please watch for construction vehicles exiting and entering the shoulder to access the construction site, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Summer 2018.

Rte 4 Warwick: Rte. 4 South, from the I-95 split to Exit 8 (Rte. 2/East Greenwich), right shoulder closed through late Fall 2018.

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Metropolitan Providence

Temporary Ramp Closures

East Providence: The on-ramps from Veterans Memorial Pkwy. and Warren Ave. to I-195 West are closed for construction. Get Detour Map »

Temporary Bridge Closures

East Providence: The Potter St. Bridge over I-195, from School St. to Freeborn Ave., is currently closed through July 2018. Follow signed detour via Purchase St.

Providence: The Bath St. East Bridge, which spans the Woonasquatucket River and carries two-way traffic between Kinsley Ave./Providence Place and Promenade St., is currently closed. Get Detour Maps »

Temporary Road Closures

Rte 5 Johnston: Rte. 5 (Greenville Ave.) at I-295 is closed for Narragansett Bay Commission sewer line installation. The work zone has been modified with the closure from Salina Ave. to Atwood Ave. Follow signed detours. Please note: the road will remain open to local traffic and emergency vehicles. Click here for additional information.

Providence: Blackstone St. East and West, from Allens Ave. to Eddy St., is currently closed. Local access to the Women and Infants Breast Health Ctr. will be maintained. Get Detour Map »

Providence: Dorrance St., east of Dyer St. will be closed for construction effective Monday, May 7 through June 2019.

Overnight

East Providence: Rte. 114 West, at the Horton Farm Rd. Bridge over I-195, left lane closed for construction, Sun. from 8 p.m. to midnight.

Weekday

Cranston: Expect partial lane closures in a moving operation for construction at the following roads, Mon.-Fri. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Cranston St. from Carolina St. to Garfield Ave., Cranston St. from Ambrose St. to Sherman Ave., Norwood Ave. from Broad St. to Narragansett Ave.

Cranston:
Rte. 2 (Reservoir Ave.) North and South, from Park Ave. to Sockanosset Cross Rd., partial lane closures in a moving operation for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Rte 5 Cranston:
Rte. 5 North, from Garrison St. to Transit St., partial right lane closure for drainage work, Tues. and Wed. from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Rte 5 Cranston:
Rte. 5 (Oaklawn Ave.) South, at #1400, between Cotirell St. and Cardi St., right lane closed for drainage work, Mon. from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Providence: Eddy St. North and South, from Globe St. to Border St., alternating one-way traffic for a bridge inspection, Tues. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Pawtucket: The Barton St. Bridge, between Broad St. and Montgomery St., is currently closed. Get Detour Maps »

Providence: Elmwood Ave. North and South, from the I-95 underpass to the entrance to Roger Williams Park, has continuous alternating lane closures for construction and bridge work through Fall 2018.

Providence: Visit the City of Providence’s online calendar for traffic restrictions.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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East Bay

No Lane Closures at This Time

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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Newport County

Weekday

Portsmouth: Rte. 138 East and West, from Boyds Lane to Sprague St., shoulder closures for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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Northern R.I. & Blackstone Valley

Temporary Road Closure

Scituate/Johnston: Winsor Ave. East and West, from Greenville Ave. to W. Greenville Rd., closed for construction, Wed. to Fri. from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Follow signed detour.

Temporary Bridge Closures

Cumberland: The Town-owned Howard Rd. Bridge, which carries Howard Rd. over Abbott Run, is currently closed. Please follow signed detour via Abbot Run Valley Rd. in Cumberland or from Paine Rd. in Massachusetts. More information is available here.

North Smithfield: The Woonsocket Hill Rd. Bridge, which spans Rte. 146 between the Rte. 104/Downtown Woonsocket exit and the Pound Hill Road exit, is closed through December 2018. Get Detour Map »

North Smithfield: The Slatersville Stone Arch Bridge that carries Rte. 5 (Providence Pike) over the Branch River in North Smithfield is currently closed for continued rehabilitation through December 2018. Get Detour Maps »

Weekday

Cumberland: Expect partial lane closures in a moving operation for traffic signal work at the following locations, Mon.-Fri. from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Mendon Rd. at Rte. 99, and Dexter St. at High St.

Johnston: Rte. 6 (Hartford Ave.) East and West, from the Scituate town line to the I-295 South on-ramp, lane closures for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Rte 44 Glocester: Motorists on Rte. 44 East and West, at its intersection with Rte. 100, are currently utilizing the new roundabout.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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South County

Ongoing Traffic Patterns

Richmond/Hopkinton: Rte. 3 and 138 at the Wyoming Bridge, between Bridge St. and Bank St., is closed to westbound traffic through early Summer. Get Detour Map »

West Greenwich: Rte. 3 East and West, from Burnt Sawmill Rd. to Kitts Corner Rd., travel lanes reduced from 4 to 2 and eastbound and westbound traffic shifted to the west side of the Big River Bridge for construction through December 2018.

Weekday

Charlestown: Rte. 216 South, from Rte. 1 to Rte. 91, partial right lane closure for drainage work, Mon. and Tues, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Hopkinton: Rte. 3 (Nooseneck Hill Rd.) North and South at the Hope Valley Bridge over Brushy Brook, alternating one-way traffic for bridge work, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. through early July.

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Rte. 112 Charlestown/Richmond: Motorists are experiencing an alternating one-way traffic pattern controlled by temporary traffic signals, for bridge work, 24 hours a day on Rte. 112 North and South, from Butter Lane to Carolina Mill Lane. Expect delays.

Hopkinton/Richmond: Rte. 91 (Church St.) East and West at the Wood River Bridge, shoulder closures with a double lane shift for bridge work, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Fall 2018.

Rte 108 South Kingstown: Rte. 108 North and South at Curtis Corner Rd., alternating one-way traffic for construction, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through September 2018.

West Greenwich: Rte. 102 (Victory Hwy.) North and South, over I-95 at the Victory Hwy. Bridge, lane shift and shoulder closures remain in place for construction, weekdays from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Additional lane closures for this region
may be listed under Other Limited Access Highways

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West Bay

Overnight

Warwick: Rte. 2 North and South at Rte. 117 (Centerville Rd.), left lane closures for bridge work, Mon.-Thurs. nights from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Weekday

Coventry: Rte. 102 North and South at Rte. 117, alternating one-way traffic with shoulder closures for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Coventry:
Hopkins Hollow Rd. East and West, from Narrow Lane to Sand Hill Rd., alternating one-way traffic with lane closures for drainage work, Thurs. and Fri. from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Warwick:
Rte. 117 East and West, from Diamond Hill Rd. to West Shore Rd., alternating lane closures in a moving operation for construction, Mon.-Fri. from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Warwick: Rte. 113 at Jefferson Blvd., one lane closed for construction, Mon.-Thurs. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Warwick:
Rte. 117A at Sandy Lane, one lane closed for construction, Mon.-Thurs. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

West Warwick/Coventry/Warwick: Expect partial lane closures in a moving operation for traffic signal work at the following locations, Mon.-Fri. from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Providence St. at Factory St., Maple St. at East Main St., Washington St. at Main St., Warwick Ave. at Edge Hill Rd.

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Rte. 115 West Warwick: Rte. 115 (Main St.) West over the Clyde Bridge, from East Main St. to Clyde St., is closed for construction through Summer 2018. Eastbound travel is not restricted. Get Detour Map »

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